• Board Advisory Groups

    Disability Issues Advisory Board (DIAB)

    Established by Board Policy 1700, the DIAB provides counsel and advice to the Board of Education on issues related to individuals with disabilities within the PGCPS system.

    The current members are:
    • Lisa Arenas
    • O. Xavier Hixon
    • Solomon Majid
    • Christine Mitchell
    • Chimere Taylor
    • Patricia Waiters
    • Trinell M. Bowen, Executive Director, Special Education
    • Amana Simmons, EEO Advisor
    • Carolyn Boston, Vice Chair, Board of Education

    Parent and Community Advisory Council

    Establish by Board Policy 1500, the Parent and Community Advisory Council provides counsel and advice on issues pertaining to student academic achievement, parental and community engagement and public perception of PGCPS

    The current members are:




    Abraham Ajenifuja 

    Laurel HS

    June  22, 2017

    Alexandria Briggs-Blake

    Step Up for Children

    June  22, 2017

    Dan Brown

    NBCT and University Park ES

    June 22, 2017

    Stacey Codrington

    Judge Sylvania Woods ES

    June 22, 2017

    Nigel Gardner  

    Carrollton ES/Parkdale HS

    June  22, 2017

    Candida Garcia

    Rosa Parks ES

    June 22, 2017

    Earnest L. Moore 

    Maryland PTA

    June  22, 2017

    Lori Morrow

    Tulip Grove ES

    February 25, 2016

    Danny Prince

    Bradbury Heights ES

    June 22, 2017

    Dr. Tony Randall

    Phyllis E. Williams Spanish Immersion

    June 22, 2017

    Berniece Reese

    PG Council of PTAs/Benjamin Foulois Academy

    June 22, 2017

    Laila Riazi

    Judith P. Hoyer Montessori

    February 25, 2016

    Becky Widman 

    Eleanor Roosevelt HS

    June  22, 2017

    * Members serve a 2-year term

    Ethics Panel

    Pursuant to Board Policy 0107, the Board of Education appoints an Ethics Panel that serves as the advisory board responsible for interpreting the Board's Ethics Policy and advising persons subject to this policy regarding its application.

    The current members are:
    • Dr. Saira Khan 
    • Gregory Morton 
    • Alonzo Robertson 
    • Oretha Bridgewater-Simms 
    • Leila True  
    • Mesheca Carter Bunyon (alternate)
    • Robin Mae Baskerville (alternate)
    • Wade Woolfolk (alternate)
    • Dr. Sandra Yates (alternate)

     MBE/LBE Advisory Council


    • Montez Anderson
    • Montiquize Dusseau
    • Jim Estepp
    • Wayne Frazier Sr.
    • Christian R. Guevara
    • LaTaunya Howard, M.P.A.
    • Robert Johnson
    • Dr. Tony Johnson
    • Roxana Mejia
    • Michael G. Nobel
    • Eben Smith
    • Vernon Wade


    For further information about any of the above groups, please contact the Board office.